This species can be abundant, but is not often seen unless one searches with a torch at night in the sedges.
Roots and litter of cutty grass and pukio sedges.
Probably feeds on roots and litter of cutty grass and pukio sedges.
Rests on overhanging vegetation by day. Flies from dusk close to sedges. Attracted to light.
6 - 10.5mm
Native forest, shrubland, open sedgeland.